GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Harwood Forest

27 miles (44 km)

Enjoy a largely traffic free cycle ride through Harwood Forest and the Simonside Hills in the Northumberland National Park. The route runs from Elsdon to Hepple and makes use of the Border County Ride cycle track which runs through the heart of Harwood Forest. The route starts in the village of Elsdon and passes Battle Hill, Fallowless Lough, Whitefield Hill and the River Coquet before arriving at Hepple. Return to Elsdon via the same route.
If you're looking for more cycle rides nearby then you could try the Kidland Forest cycle route which also makes use of the Border County Ride.

Harwood Forest OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Harwood Forest Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


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GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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